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Monte Cristo Homestead

1 Homestead Lane, Junee, New South Wales 2663, Australia
+61 2 6924 1637
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Stay the night, it's well worth it

We did the stay the night with the dinner package. It was really quite enjoyable, Laurence was an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ironian
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Melbourne, Australia
BOO!!!

What an interesting old Homestead to visit, both tragic and engaging. Didn't hear anything go bump... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RhondaArmistead
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Lismore, Australia
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
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“monte cristo” (42 reviews)
“haunted house” (11 reviews)
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1 Homestead Lane, Junee, New South Wales 2663, Australia
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+61 2 6924 1637
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the stay the night with the dinner package. It was really quite enjoyable, Laurence was an excellent host, I was a bit disappointed nothing went boo but my wife had some uneasy feelings as did some others in the group. It was nice...More

Thank ironian
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an interesting old Homestead to visit, both tragic and engaging. Didn't hear anything go bump when we were there but it had an almost museum like quality with the collection put together by the owners. The old furniture was spectacular along with the bric...More

Thank RhondaArmistead
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I have always wanted to visit this beautiful mansion. We arrived mid October the weather was mild. Monte Cristo Homestead is a must see. The mansion is full of beautiful antiques. The history of the place is interesting and upon entering the mansion I could...More

Thank jayne c
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

This was a great experience of a candlelit ghost tour through a truly magnificent homestead. Laurence was an excellent host willingly sharing the history of the homestead as well as the many spooky tales of ghostly encounters. This is definitely worth a visit if you...More

Thank NimpFH
Reviewed 10 November 2017

To start off, the tour guide Lawrence is a wonderful person, who is very accommodating and makes you feel very welcome. However, the entire tour went for WAY longer than it should have. About 45 mins was spent in each room of the ‘haunted house’...More

Thank Pat O
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We visited Monte Cristo with a group, and were treated to a tour by the owner, whose dry sense of humour and extensive knowledge of the artifacts, antiques and restoration were absolutely priceless. This is a wonderful asset to the town, and even though restoration...More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

What an amazing place only $12 entry ,the place has been amazingly restored and the Antique furniture, OMG! What a collection. The fact that one of the owner renovators is still living there is incredible. This is a must see if your ever in Junee.

Thank GayleM64
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This was a very unusual place, but was certainly worth the visit. Some amazing furnishings and an incredible history. Stand on the balcony and look at the town. A great experience

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Return visit after 40 yrs! Was exactly as l remember. Lovely original 1880 s Australian homestead that would have been oppulent in its day. Unfortunately some elements are ready for another renovation ! Was concerned for state of uptairs verandah & hope people who visit...More

1  Thank rarehols
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Left there feeling very underwhelmed. Yes there is great history in the place but the way it has been decorated is verging on tacky and gaudy.

2  Thank Steve A
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Jasmine M
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Response from Lyn S | Reviewed this property |
It was $12 Adult $6 Children $30 Family & $10 concession. Cash only
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buffy L
20 June 2017|
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Response from Heather M | Reviewed this property |
Junee station and then a taxi as it is too far to walk.
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4 October 2016|
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Response from tivamp | Reviewed this property |
You will need to contact the Homestead for their opening hours.
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